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Quincy

Norfolk County,

Massachusetts

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"The City of Presidents"


The Massachusetts state capital is Boston.


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Zip Codes

02169, 02170, 02171, 02269

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Statistics & Facts

The population of Quincy is approximately 84,985 (1990), 92271 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 37,732 (1990), 40658 (2010).

The amount of land area in Quincy is 43.474 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 26.181 sq kilometers.
The distance from Quincy to Washington DC is 402 miles. The distance to the Massachusetts state capital is 5 miles. (as the crow flies)
Quincy is positioned 42.26 degrees north of the equator and 71.00 degrees west of the prime meridian.

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Location

Quincy location: in the Greater Boston Metropolitan area. It is the leading city of what is called the South Shore of Massachusetts.

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History & History Related Items

Quincy history:

Quincy, Massachusetts is the only city in the US to provide two presidents: John Adams and John Quincy Adams.

Quincy, (pronounced "quin-zee") is often called the City of Presidents. The second and sixth U.S. presidents, John Adams and his son John Quincy Adams, were both born here. The two birthplace homes are the oldest presidential birthplaces in the country. The United First Parish Church, built in 1828, is also the burial place of both Adams presidents and their wives.
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Information on Quincy Bay and Harbor Island National Park.

Quincy Symphony Orchestra
P.O. Box 2
Wollaston, MA 02170
Phone: 781-925-4319

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